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Senior Publicity Manager

Senior Publicity Manager

  • Full time, permanent
  • Salary: £33 – 36k, depending on experience
  • Hybrid working potential, based in Central London
  • Closing date: 22 May

We are looking for a Senior Publicity Manager with a passion for illustrated books. Reporting to the Head of Publicity you will deliver ambitious publicity campaigns that drive sales for a range of titles across our fashion, photography, lifestyle and V&A lists. You will be working with world-leading figures and with exciting emerging talent in the fields of design and photography. You will also manage a Publicity Executive.

Organised, confident and enthusiastic, you will demonstrate the ability to think strategically and creatively and be comfortable working on multiple campaigns simultaneously. You will enjoy being a key member of a supportive team in a fast-paced environment, building collaborative relationships with authors and the media, and having the opportunity to arrange and attend exciting events.

The role

  • Managing all aspects of running publicity campaigns, from planning and execution to evaluation
  • Securing targeted coverage across the entire media landscape including print, broadcast and online
  • Maintaining productive relationships with all areas of the media and grow your contacts list as required
  • Collaborating with external partners – agents, PR agencies, and institutions including museums, galleries and brands
  • Planning and managing author events, both in-person and online
  • Contributing social media content (events, reviews, etc)
  • Providing outstanding author care
  • Managing a Publicity Executive

Knowledge, skills and experience

  • Solid PR experience in the publishing or cultural sector
  • A proven track record delivering effective, integrated and targeted campaigns that drive sales
  • An established network of national print, broadcast and online contacts as well as events organisers
  • Experience planning live events, from book launches and festival talks to influencer dinners and in-store events
  • Highly organized and able to prioritize workload in a fast-paced environment
  • Proven experience of working with external brands and organisations
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and a good eye for detail
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Good time management skills

To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter outlining how you meet the requirements above to Alice Craddock, The deadline for applications is Sunday 22 May.

Some of the benefits of working with us

Apart from working with a highly talented and creative group of people, we offer:

  • 28 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Profit share scheme
  • Interest free loan for rent deposit or season travel ticket
  • Discounts off our lovely T&H books and co-editions
  • Generous pension contributions
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Film Club

And more!